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11/05/1985 Bradford City stadium fire

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Bradford fire 11.5.1985.mpg

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Martin Fletcher lost three generations of his family in the Bradford City stadium fire.

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Bradford Fire: Returning To The Terraces 31 Years On

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Bradford City Stadium fire victims remembered

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bradford fire

The Bradford City stadium fire occurred during an English League Third Division fixture between Bradford City and Lincoln City in 1985, killing 56 and injuring at least 265. The disaster led to new safety standards in UK football grounds, including the banning of new wooden grandstands.